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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Democracy.,
  • Dictators.,
  • World politics.

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Edition Notes

SeriesChicago. University. Harris foundation lectures -- 1938., Harris Foundation lectures -- 1938.
ContributionsNorman Wait Harris Memorial Foundation.
The Physical Object
Pagination287 p.
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16545667M

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